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Boulders crash into Kalihi apartment building

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HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) – Nine families are displaced Friday morning after two large boulders fell from a steep Kalihi Valley hillside and crashed into an apartment building. There are no immediate reports of injuries.

The eight-foot tall boulders slammed into one of the buildings at the Kamehameha IV housing complex at around 8:20 AM Friday. Police declared the building unsafe and evacuated the residents.

The Red Cross has been called into assist the families and is working to open a temporary shelter at the complex.

The slope that the boulders fell from is property of the Board of Water Supply.

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